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Lugar urbanizacion Cala Golf 4 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
+34 952 11 91 70
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London, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Have visited on 3 occasions- self explanatory - for lunch - did not wish to drive back to La Calla in the dark. The road is not that bad - good surface but a little up & down. Additionally you would miss the excellent view from the dining terrace The food - excellent - all courses. Helpings to large for... More 

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Found this Restaurant through word of mouth from Golfer's staying at LaCala golf resort. The food was excellent (fillet steak to die for). All four of us were delighted in our choices and the atmosphere was great, definitely go on our next visit

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Kent
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my husband , son and fiancé for an evening meal . As it was a Music Night we were able to take advantage of the Special three course Menu for €25 which was exceptional value . The food was well presented , and delicious .. We had the celeriac soup , Argentinian mini pies , and prawns ,... More 

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Mirfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our second visit to this wonderful restaurant, taking friends with us. They were just as impressed as we were as the food was really well cooked and presented. Thank you for a top class meal from the relatively modest 20 Euro menu. The staff a very pleasant and efficient. We can highly recommend El Jenete.

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Marciac, France
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late lunch here 8 March on a perfect weather day outside under the shades. The food was all very delicious and the service was friendly and charming. Our only criticism was that the portions were too large for us. Overall, however, a really lovely restaurant in a beautiful location.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really can't recommend this restaurant highly enough. The food is exquisite and the presentation is unbelievable. The portions are extremely generous and the staff are super - friendly (they remember us every time we come back). The added wow factor is the view, sit back on the patio and drink in the huge panaroma of the surrounding countryside and the... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch and also evening meal. Always excellent food & drinks, music nights very good, have been many times and will continue to go on our visits to La Cala One of our favourite restaurants.

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Southport
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been going here for some years now. The menu doesn't change much, but why would they need to. Excellent barbecued meats, good service, and on Sundays a really good musical duo.

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Thank Grekko
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Their website states music or entertainment on Thursdays and Saturdays. Why mention this I hear you ask? Well this restaurant has 2 set menus. 1 for music nights at 25 euros which carries a 5 euro surcharge per person, the other 20e but no surcharge. I booked a table for 8 on a Wednesday evening. We are given the music... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

This resturant is on the way to la cala golf you need a car, we have been here a few times and has been excellent all the times we have been, the set menu is very good, the atmosphere is good because it's always full , also the music adds to this , you need to book, staff excellent nothing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$32
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lugar urbanizacion Cala Golf 4 5, 29649 La Cala de Mijas, Mijas, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Malaga  >  Costa del Sol  >  Mijas  >  La Cala de Mijas
  • Phone Number: +34 952 11 91 70
Description
Warn hospitality awaits you at Venta el Jinete situated only a few minutes from La Cala de Mijas. Enjoy the breathtaking views from our large terrace. Live music every night except Tuesdays. We specialise in grilled meats. Come and enjoy a relaxing evening with good food and great ambience.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?